GSS XIII: 891

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伊勢の海に遊海人ともなりにしか浪かきわけて見るめかづかむ

ise no umi ni
asobu ama to mo
narinisika
nami kakiwakete
mirume kadukamu
In the sea at Ise
A frolicking fisherman is what
I would become, for then
I’d plunge between the waves
To harvest algae-and a glimpse of you.

Ariwara no Narihira
在原業平

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